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Al'z Well at the Nursing Home

Congratulations to me, as I spotted the worst attempt at branding in the history of locally produced television commercials.

The shot below comes from a TV commercial for Ruby Weston Manor, an assisted-living facility in East New York.

Alzplace


And the photo can't begin to convey the creepily serene voice that invited us to send our loved ones to stay with good ol' Al (once good ol' Al had come to stay).

Posted by Charles Star on 02/15/2008 | Permalink

Comments

sick and wrong

Posted by: Ariah Fine | Feb 18, 2008 2:00:22 PM

Bad taste to say the least.

Posted by: James Martin | Feb 19, 2008 2:11:42 PM

This is disturbing and sad. It reminds me of growing up in CT watching WPIX and WOR, though. It has a certain local tv feel to it that I remember well.

Posted by: Austin blogger | Mar 16, 2008 6:17:51 PM

The have the ad online...
http://www.rwmanor.com/vtour.html

Posted by: Creepy | Mar 25, 2008 8:18:08 PM

Yuuukk! disgusting!

Posted by: marco | Apr 2, 2008 2:58:44 PM

Wow its sounds cool.I will get there when i am old.

-Ava

Posted by: Jollibee Food Corporation | Jan 16, 2009 6:57:43 AM

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